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France and beyond: Summer discounts on high-speed Rail

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y., June 30, 2015 – Rail Europe, Inc., the largest distributor of European rail products in North America, announces discounted train tickets for travelers this summer on various high-speed routes between top destinations in France and beyond. Vacationers can enjoy affordable rail travel to cities including Paris, Lyon, Nice, Milan, Frankfurt and Brussels with Rail Europe’s sale on first class TGV & Intercités train tickets, now through August 21, 2015*. This offer is valid for tickets covering travel between July 3 through August 31, 2015, with prices starting at $42**.

TGV first class tickets provide high-speed comfort and convenience for those embarking on a summer adventure including large comfortable reclining seats while traveling across the French countryside and beyond. This high-speed rail network connects more than 200 cities within France, allowing travelers to discover a host of destinations, zipping from city to city at up to 186 mph.

Rail Europe’s summer sale is perfect for travelers looking to get the most value out of their summer vacations. With direct access to the rail networks of major European countries, Rail Europe provides travelers with great fares and many convenient options. Plus, e-tickets are available for many trains in Europe – making ticket delivery a breeze.

To book travel, visit Rail Europe’s website at

*First class shows under “Comfort Class”. First class train tickets to or from Germany shows under “Premier Class”. Offer applies to bookings of TGV & Intercités first class train tickets made from June 30 through 5:00 PM ET on August 21, 2015. Offer is subject to availability. Offer is subject to change or extension without notice. Three days advance purchase is required for the promotional fare tickets. Fares shown are reflective of the discounted pricing. Valid for travel July 3 to August 31, 2015. Promotional fare tickets are non-exchangeable and non-refundable. No adjustment can be made on prior purchases. Bookings of international TGV train tickets to Switzerland and Spain are excluded from this offer.

**Prices subject to change and availability 


Melanie Albaric
Marketing & Communications Manager
Rail Europe Inc. 

Laura Zanzal
Senior Account Supervisor
Zeno Group for Rail Europe, Inc.